OOIDA and Land Line top list of seminar presenters at Expedite
Expo 2002, being held 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Aug. 15-16 at the Detroiter
Truckstop in Woodhaven, MI.Paul Abelson, technical editor and columnist
for Land Line, will be teaching two seminars - "Maintenance
Intervals" and "Spec'ing the Expediting Straight Truck."
Land Line columnists Jeff McConnell and James Mennella, of Road
Law, know the law and how it relates specifically to truckers. Their
seminar, "Tickets, Accidents & Suspension," will answer
some frequently asked legal questions.OOIDA Board Member Woody Chambers,
his wife Paula, and the OOIDA truck will be on hand to sign up members
and educate drivers on the issues the association is actively fighting
for on truckers' behalf.
Stop in and have a cup of coffee with Woody and Paula. New members
and members who need to renew their membership can sign up at the
display truck for the reduced price of only $25, a savings of $20
off the regular membership fee.Ellen Voie, director of Trucker Buddy
International, will be presenting two seminars - "Long-distance
Relationships" and "How to Keep Drivers: Driver Retention."
Author and lecturer Walter L. Daulton will present a seminar on
income tax awareness.In its second year, Expedite Expo 2002 takes
place at the Detroiter Truckstop, located on I-75 at Exit 32, 15
miles south of Detroit and 15 miles from Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
Admission, parking and entertainment are free. For detailed schedules
and registration information, visit http://www.expeditexpo.com or
call (859) 746-2046.
- René Tankersley, feature editor